Sitting on Spain’s south coast, compare holidays to Almeria and look forward to spending some time in this fabulous Andalusian city. With lots of great culture that complements some beautiful scenery and even a nod to an infamous British musician, holidays to Almeria from Manchester are full of potential.
Almeria has seen plenty of development over the last couple of decades which has brought the city up to speed as a more modern and attractive destination great for visitors. See how polished and contemporary the city has become with holidays to Almeria.
Almeria is a historic port city, and the waterfront area has improved in recent times to once again take advantage of its beautiful setting. The old centre has had a nice facelift and it’s the perfect place to go if you want to dig into some delicious tapas.
The city’s cuisine has Mediterranean and Arabic influences and there’s a great combination of both traditional and more modern restaurants to sample. Almeria does seafood brilliantly so make sure you try some while you’re in town. Some places have gorgeous sea views to match the allure of the plates they serve.
If you’re looking for a nice beach to spend the day relaxing on, try Las Salinas or La Almadrava de Monteleva, while the Natural Park of Cabo de Gata Nijar is a lovely nature reserve that has deserted beaches in secluded coves.
The Cathedral of Santa María de la Encarnación is a major draw, while the John Lennon Monument is a somewhat quirky one to seek out. The Beatles visited Almeria back in 1966, and wrote Strawberry Fields during their stay.
Explore the coast or stick to the atmospheric confines of the city with holidays to Almeria from Manchester Airport.